Infographics and Branding Officer at Helen Keller International

Helen Keller International (HKI), established in 1915, is an international non-governmental organization (NGO) dedicated to saving the sight and lives of the most vulnerable and disadvantaged. Headquartered in New York City, HKI currently conducts programs in 21 countries in Africa and Asia, as well as in the United States.

HKI implements integrated package of cost-effective interventions that are proven to improve maternal and child nutrition. HKI supports policies and programs on food fortification, vitamin A supplementation, infant and young child feeding, nutrition-sensitive agriculture, community-based management of acute malnutrition and prevention and treatment of neglected tropical diseases. At the core of HKI’s programs is advocacy and social behavior change communication to various stakeholders. HKI also undertakes cutting-edge research to influence policy decisions and inform program quality.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Infographics and Branding Officer

Location: Abuja
Employment Type: Full-time

Scope of the Position

  • The Infographics and Branding Officer will lead efforts to strengthen our brand identity and amplify our impact in the communities we serve.
  • S/He will work collaboratively with internal teams to develop and execute strategic branding initiatives and infographics designs that elevate our visibility, engage stakeholders, and advance our mission.
  • Through creative storytelling and compelling visual design. He/she will report to the communication advisor.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with the project team to conceptualize and create compelling visual assets including but not limited to social media graphics, print materials, reports and presentations.
  • Develop and execute creative concepts that align with the company's brand identity.
  • Stay updated on design trends, best practices, and emerging technologies to continually enhance the quality and impact of our visual assets.
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously while adhering to project timelines and deadlines.
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to gather feedback, iterate on designs, and ensure deliverables meet project requirements and stakeholder expectations.
  • Produce high-quality designs that effectively communicate key messages and engage our target audience.
  • Utilize industry-standard design software and tools to create graphics, illustrations, and multimedia content.

Required Qualifications / Competencies

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience in Graphic Design, Visual Arts, or related field.
  • Proven experience as a Graphic Artist or similar role, with a strong portfolio showcasing creative design work across various mediums.
  • Detail-oriented with a keen eye for aesthetics and a passion for delivering visually impactful designs.
  • Ability to work independently, manage time efficiently, and prioritize tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • Able to give and receive constructive criticism.
  • Experience with motion graphics, video editing, or animation is a plus.
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) and other design software/tools.
  • Excellent understanding of design principles, typography, colour theory, and composition.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to effectively collaborate with team members and stakeholders.

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to travel regularly to the project states (Bauchi, Kebbi, Ebonyi, FCT and Sokoto) as needed.

Terms & Conditions:

  • This is a local posting in Nigeria, and as such, is subject to local terms and conditions.


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the mail

Application Deadline  14th June, 2024.